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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
DNR commissioner delivers update to Crow Wing County Board
Brainerd City Council: Lager that lingers - City staff to review brewery odor regulations
State fire marshal investigates Crosby apartment fire
Crow Wing County schedules public hearing about budget, levy
Nisswa: Dullum will be remembered as 'Mr. Nisswa'
Area Girls Hockey: Lightning shade Detroit Lakes in OT
Women's Hockey: U.S. Hockey Hall Of Fame Faceoff Classic 'fantastic' event
Junior Hockey: North Iowa dominates North Stars
PL 8th-graders achieve perfect season
Girls hockey: Lightning win 2 of 3 to start season
Ileana "Kathy" Peterson
Brian Matthew Alexander
Twila Lillian Danzig
Grim's Grub: Try these techniques to smoke food
Community invitation to focus on childhood trauma and solutions
Workplace wellness conference aims to increase resiliency
Crow Wing Energized: Take control of the holidays
3 things for better health
Bormett's Vignette: I can still be 'home for the holidays'
Guest Opinion: Soil and Water Conservation Districts: Ensuring funding for the boots on the ground
Veeder: A song for a new season
Hauser: What we leave behind
Wealth Column: Why new tax laws could change your 2018 tax filing
letters to the editor
Births: Nov. 17, 2018
Births: Oct. 28, 2018
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
National Joint Powers Alliance
November 13, 2018
Safety for Students app available to schools
In partnership with CrisisGo, Sourcewell is offering its members in education free access to the Safety for Students application and program....
November 13, 2018 - 6:00am
July 7, 2018
NJPA changes name to Sourcewell
National Joint Powers Alliance announces the launch of its new brand name, Sourcewell, to better reflect its purpose and to position itself for...
July 7, 2018 - 3:00pm
June 16, 2018
NJPA changes its name to Sourcewell
STAPLES—National Joint Powers Alliance announced the launch of its new brand name, Sourcewell, to better reflect its purpose and to position itself for ongoing local and national growth. Founded as an Educational Cooperative Service Unit for its five-county region in 1978, the...
June 16, 2018 - 4:30am
June 11, 2018
Breezy Point: NJPA to help with comprehensive plan update
The National Joint Powers Alliance will help the city of Breezy Point with its in-progress comprehensive plan update. NJPA's proposal - approved...
June 11, 2018 - 5:00am
May 27, 2018
Area teachers honored as Educators of Excellence
Six local teachers were among 49 Region 5 educators honored at the National Joint Powers Alliance's Educators of Excellence Awards Banquet on...
May 27, 2018 - 9:00am
May 17, 2018
NJPA honors local Region Five educators
Forty-nine educators from Region Five schools were honored by the National Joint Powers Alliance Wednesday night at its fifth-annual Educators...
May 17, 2018 - 8:00am
May 8, 2018
Pequot Lakes athlete shines on and off the field - Young receives Rising Star award
Dedication, positivity and the ability to overcome obstacles are some of the qualities that set Pequot Lakes senior Austin Young apart from his...
May 8, 2018 - 7:00am
May 3, 2018
Cass County Board: Proposed brewery taproom licenses up for public hearing
WALKER—Cass County Board will host a public hearing at the 6 p.m. May 15 regular board meeting at Bena City Hall, 38 County Road 8 in Bena,...
May 3, 2018 - 6:00am
April 30, 2018
PR-B Rising Star recognized for kindness
Sometimes the things we do without expectation of recognition or reward earn us just that, at least that is what Pine River-Backus senior Dylan...
April 30, 2018 - 7:00am
April 29, 2018
Local nonprofits receive Initiative Foundation grants
The Initiative Foundation and its Partner Funds awarded 67 grants totaling $300,599 during the first quarter of 2018. The grants support organizations and projects primarily in the 14-county region of central Minnesota. Local recipients are: • Cass County Economic Development Corporation--Pine...
April 29, 2018 - 11:30am
April 23, 2018
Rising Star: PR-B student Vredenburg recognized for achievements during hard time
Many would describe their senior year of high school as being one of the best years of their life, but tragedy in the fall of 2017 left a negative...
April 23, 2018 - 3:00am
April 16, 2018
Area high schools students honored as 'rising stars'
Several area high school students were among the 44 students from Region Five honored by the National Joint Powers Alliance at its 27th annual...
April 16, 2018 - 8:00am
April 9, 2018
Rising Star students to be recognized
Forty-four students from 22 Region 5 high schools will be honored Wednesday, April 11, at the 27th annual Student Recognition Banquet put on...
April 9, 2018 - 3:00am
March 19, 2018
Area students participate in regional spelling bee
The following area students competed Wednesday, March 7, in the Lakes Spelling Bee at the National Joint Powers Alliance center in Staples: Danika...
March 19, 2018 - 9:00am
March 5, 2018
Region 5 students to participate in Lakes Bee
Thirty students from across Region 5 will take the stage at National Joint Powers Alliance Wednesday, March 7, for the 2018 Lakes Bee. The group of spellers is composed of students in grades 5-8 who were a finalist or champion in their district. The Lakes Bee champion earns a trip...
March 5, 2018 - 5:30am